Honors & Scholars Enrichment Grants
Working toward the Honors & Scholars mission of providing students the ability to participate in opportunities that help create a holistic learning experience, the Honors & Scholars Center will award $100,000 annually in student enrichment grants thanks solely to donor contributions. The scholarship amount will range based on the student's proposals, with a maximum award of $3,000, and will be awarded through a competitive application process.
Funds are available to undergraduate Honors and Scholars students of all majors and can be utilized for a variety of purposes, including, but not limited to research, creative work and study abroad. Applicants must be current, full-time undergraduate students at the Columbus campus, and be in good standing in the University Honors Program or an Ohio State Scholars Program. The project or experience must enhance a student's academic experience and learning, and take place before they graduate.
The experiences will need to highlight and include the Honors & Scholars G.O.A.L.S
,: Global awareness, Original inquiry, Academic enrichment, Leadership development and Service engagement.
Autumn Enrichment Grant Competition
The Autumn Enrichment Grant Competition is Open! Applicants who are awarded an Enrichment Grant from the Autumn Competition will receive their funding by Mid to late November. Students are encouraged to apply during the Autumn Competition for projects taking place over winter break, early spring semester, or spring break.
Note: Students may only apply for one enrichment grant per academic year per individual proposal. Students who submit the same proposal for the same project for both the autumn and spring competitions will be denied.
Spring Enrichment Grant Competition
Applicants who are awarded an Enrichment Grant from the Spring Competition will receive their funding by Mid-April. Students are encouraged to apply during the Spring Competition for projects taking place late spring semester, over summer, or early fall semester. Check back here for further information on when the Spring Enrichment Grant Competition will open.